Rabat - Morocco and Spain signed on Sunday in Rabat a memorandum of understanding in the field of scientific and technical research.
Rabat – Morocco and Spain signed on Sunday in Rabat a memorandum of understanding in the field of scientific and technical research.
The memorandum was signed in Rabat by the Minister of Higher Education, Scientific Research and Professional Training, Lahcen Daoudi, and the Spanish Secretary of State for Research, development and innovation Carmen Vela Olmo.
This agreement aims to accelerate the implementation of priority research projects pursuant to article 25 of the Joint Statement “An innovative framework for a strategic partnership” signed by the two countries on October 3, 2012 on the sidelines of the 10th session of the Moroccan-Spanish high level joint commission.
The priority areas of research between the two countries cover four axes, namely, solar energy, marine resources, environment and woodlands protection and agro food industry and biotechnology.
Speaking on this occasion, Daoudi hailed the strong relations of cooperation between the two kingdoms, noting that bilateral cooperation covers several areas as part of a win -win partnership.